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Mini School Bus- Motor Car Collision in Jamaica leaves 23 Students Injured

Mini School Bus- Motor Car Collision in Jamaica leaves 23 Students Injured

A Picnic motor car and a Toyota Hiace minibus collided with each other in Vernanfield, Clarendon Parish, Kingston, Jamaica, on the morning of September 9th. According to sources, the minibus was overloaded with students at the time. At least 23 students aboard suffered injuries of varying intensities. The injured were taken to [...]

Bus Crashes in Jamaica; Five Dead

Bus Crashes in Jamaica; Five Dead

A bus crashed into a RAV4 motor vehicle along the Llandovery main road in Runaway Bay, Jamaica, on May 27th. The accident happened when Toyota Hiace minibus was carrying 10 people. Five people, including four men and a woman, were killed in the crash. The cause of accident is being investigated.

Kingston Jamaica: Jamaica Urban Transit Accident

Kingston Jamaica: Jamaica Urban Transit Accident

On December 13, 2013, a Jamaica Urban Transit Company bus was in an accident. An infant and two women were hospitalized after they were hit by the bus, which happened in the south parade area in Kingston. At the time of the crash, the vehicle was being driven by a trainee under the supervision of a certified instructor. The mother is [...]

Damage Payment Plan Rejected

Damage Payment Plan Rejected

The settlement proposal from an October 2010 accident in Jamaica has been rejected. The negligence suit was brought against the State-owned Jamaica Urban Transit Company. The crash victims were on a church trip in the bus which flipped and fell to the bottom of a St. Ann ravine. Some were injured and one teenaged girl died. Attorney-at-Law [...]

Jamaica Bus Accident Injures 15, Including Pregnant Passenger and Driver

Jamaica Bus Accident Injures 15, Including Pregnant Passenger and Driver

What: Jamaica Urban Transit Company bus Where: along the Palisadoes main road in Kingston. When: Saturday, October 15, 2011 Who: 15 injured Why: The bus was en route to Port Royal when it collided with a refrigeration truck going the opposite direction at 1:00 pm. Reports say the bus driver swerved to avoid hitting a car stopped in the [...]

Jamaican Bus Crash Kills Sixteen Year Old, Injures 39

Jamaican Bus Crash Kills Sixteen Year Old, Injures 39

What: Jamaica Urban Transit Company (JUTC) bus en route from Bayside's New Testament Church of God and Portmore in St Catherine to a Moneague College retreat Where: Faiths Pen main road in St Ann When: Oct 15, 2010 8:40 pm Who: forty passengers and bus driver Jeremy Stewart; 39 injured, one fatality Why: The bus went over the edge of the [...]